|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||The death toll from flooding in Vietnam's southern Mekong Delta has claimed 27 lives, while another nine people were killed when heavy storms lashed the region, a disaster relief official said today.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Vietnam News Agency 2004/10/04
In the three provinces of Dong Thap, An Giang and Can Tho, 4,361 houses were inundated, forcing local people to evacuate urgently. Seventy-eight schools with 625 classrooms have had to close, affecting more than 17,400 pupils.
Vietnam News Agency 2004/10/19
Floods have claimed the lives of 35 people, including 30 children, in the Mekong delta this year.
Vietnam News Agency 2004/10/08
Floods had killed 19 people, including six children, in the Mekong Delta provinces of Dong Thap and An Giang by Thursday.
Floods, storms kill 36 in Vietnam's Mekong Delta